back along

adverb

dialectal
: some time back : in the past : some time ago
a good old-timer dating back alongRobert Frost

Word History

First Known Use

1897, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of back along was in 1897

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“Back along.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/back%20along. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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